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William Shakespeare

The Merry Wives of Windsor

20 Nov - 30 Nov 2019

20 - 30 November 2019
Elmwood Auditorium

Sir John Falstaff decides to fix his financial woes by seducing the wives of two wealthy merchants. The wives find he sent them identical letters and take revenge by playing tricks on Falstaff when he comes calling. With the help of their husbands and friends, the wives play one last trick in the woods to put Falstaff’s mischief to an end.

Come and experience the Bard at his funniest in this most farcical of romps!

Review by Liam Stretch for Backstage Christchurch

20 to 30 Nov (Wednesdays to Saturdays – 8 performances in total)
All shows 7.30 pm

Elmwood Auditorium
Aikmans Road, Merivale
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Concession prices apply to Gold Card holders, Community Service Card & KiwiAble Leisure Card holders, Full-time students (tertiary & secondary) & Under-18s.

Proof of entitlement must be presented upon admission.

Group bookings of 10 or more – Concession rate applies!

Special discount for school group bookings! (Contact us for more information)

Full Subscriber Members of Repertory & complimentary voucher holders please contact us for booking instructions.

Please note: seating is by general admission (no seat numbers allocated).

Wheelchair access available.

Cast Falstaff - Sydney Hogarth
Alice Ford - Emily-Robyn Twemlow
Francis Ford - Raoul Neave
Margaret Page - Elizabeth Woods
George Page - Steven Dew
Anne Page - Briana McZant
Mistress Quickly - Kate McNeill
Dr Caius - Dimitri Gibara
Fenton - Pim van Duin
Robert Shallow - Russell Haigh
Abraham Slender - Alastair Gray
Sir Hugh Evans - Julian Anderson
Host of Garter Inn - Heather McFarlane
Bardolph - Jordon Jones
Pistol - Bernadette Richardson
Nym - Tara Martin
Peter Simple - Michael Woods
Production team Director - Scott Koorey
Stage Manager - Bernadette Richardson
Assistant Stage Manager - Hayden McKee
Production Manager - Brenda Hayes
Properties - Alisdair Muir
Sound - Jonathan Hill
Wardrobe Design - Nelleke Passchier
Wardrobe - Geraldine Clarke
Wardrobe - Leslee Wilson
Set Design - Peter Noonan
Set Construction - Amon Brown
Lighting Operator - Logan Wright

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